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  1. Study shows spike in prostate cancer cases Read Story Rachel WittelRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... or men are getting fewer screenings. "The findings of the study were a little bit controversial," Dr. Wesley White, urology specialist at UT Medical Center, said. "The problem is is we don't know if we're comparing apples to apples here. Maybe ...

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  2. Remembering Kate Granger, a champion of human connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... behind their anonymity," she recalled. But, one day, when she was to be transported from the emergency room to the urology department, something remarkable happened. "Hello, my name is Brian," a porter said. He asked if Dr. Granger was comfortable, ...

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  3. New Advances In Robotic Surgery Now Offered In Brooklyn By NYU LutheranRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Freshnews

    True to its commitment to bring world-class care to patients in Brooklyn, the NYU Langone Health System is building a sophisticated, technologically advanced and clinically integrated health network in the borough. This infusion of expanded services and access to medical experts is providing easier access to some of the best healthcare available in Brooklyn at NYU Lutheran Medical Center , at the health system's central hub in the borough.

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  4. VCU Health radiologist uses MRI technology to detect difficult prostate cancersRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... to guide the biopsy needle to the tumor. In 2014, VCU Health's Department of Radiology, supported by the Division of Urology in the Department of Surgery, purchased ultrasound/MRI fusion biopsy equipment. Prior to this, Yu's team had performed ...

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  5. Erlanger Offers Classes And Events For July 31-Aug. 6Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Erlanger offers online childbirth education class. The online class is an easy-to-understand interactive program that includes more than 70 videos, animated illustrations, downloadable PDF files, review quizzes and information specific to Erlanger East and Erlanger Baroness birthing services.

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  6. A cohort analysis of men with a family history of BRCA1/2 and Lynch mutations for prostate cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | BioMed Central

    ... ethics and Health Board approvals, the West of Scotland Regional Genetic Service, in collaboration with local Urology Service, invited men aged 40-69 years of age from families with a history of BRCA1/2 mutations to take part in this study. From ...

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  7. Does More Technology Bring Us Better Health Care?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Switched

    ... and 2013, more than 1.74 million robotic procedures were performed in the U. S., most commonly in gynecology and urology, with 144 deaths (1.4 percent), 1,391 patient injuries (13.1 percent) and more than 8,000 device malfunctions (75.9 percent). ...

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  8. Customers help raise cash for prostate cancer campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Worcester News

    GREAT EVENT: Dr Veronica Wilkie, of the Corbett Medical Practice, Nigel Huddleston MP, Paul Markall from the Kidderminster and Worcestershire Prostate Cancer Support Group and Brian Wilkes, of the Rory the Robot Campaign, fundraising for the appeal at Mor Customers at Morrisons, based in the St Andrews Centre, made donations to the Rory the Robot Campaign during in store charity collections on Friday, July 22 and Saturday, July 23. The A 1.6 million campaign will eventually see a state-of-the-art robot installed at the Alexandra Hospital in Redditch, which is the county's centre of excellence for urology.

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  9. Increasing the Odds of Prostate Cancer DetectionRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... to guide the biopsy needle to the tumor. In 2014, VCU Health's Department of Radiology, supported by the Division of Urology in the Department of Surgery, purchased ultrasound/MRI fusion biopsy equipment. Prior to this, Yu's team had performed ...

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  10. Alpharisehealth.com Introduces the Best Prostate Supplements as Part...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | SBWire

    In a study published by the National Cancer Institute, using the date from 2010 2012, it was predicted that there are about 14% of men who at some point in their lifetime, will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. And by this year , there would be around 190,000 new prostate cancer cases that will be detected affecting about 26,000 men who will die from being afflicted with the said disease.

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  11. Reconstructive neobladder surgery an option to using a bag for many cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... are well-versed in the procedure and usually offer it as an option, according to Dr. Michael Stifelman, chairman of urology at Hackensack University Medical Center. "Not every patient is a candidate. You have to meet certain requirements. Plus there ...

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  12. Life Lessons: Urinary tract infections: Is your diet to blame?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... like Shawn Price, then you know that unmistakable, urgent feeling. Doctor Lora Plaskon, MS, MD, Urologist at Athena Urology, says she and her colleagues are scrambling to fight more potent UTI's which are becoming resistant to the antibiotics that ...

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  13. MDxHealth, Inc. And Announce Collaboration Agreement For SelectMDx CommercializationRead the original story

    Sunday | BioSpace

    Partnership increases patient access throughout France, Belgium and Luxembourg IRVINE, CA, and ZWIJNAARDE, BELGIUM - July 25th, 2016 - MDxHealth SA and Cerba HealthCare Belgium, announced today that they have signed a Collaboration Agreement to bring MDxHealth's SelectMDxa for Prostate Cancer test to urology practitioners in France, Belgium and Luxembourg. Under the terms of this two-year agreement, Cerba HealthCare Belgium will offer the SelectMDx test through its laboratory network in France, Belgium and Luxembourg.

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  14. MDxHealth and Cerba HealthCare Announce Collaboration Agreement for SelectMDx CommercializationRead the original story

    Yesterday | GlobeNewswire

    IRVINE, Calif., and ZWIJNAARDE, Belgium, July 25, 2016 -- MDxHealth SA and Cerba HealthCare Belgium, announced today that they have signed a Collaboration Agreement to bring MDxHealth's SelectMDx for Prostate Cancer test to urology practitioners in France, Belgium and Luxembourg. Under the terms of this two-year agreement, Cerba HealthCare Belgium will offer the SelectMDx test through its laboratory network in France, Belgium and Luxembourg.

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  15. Gundersen Health System calls for change in Prostate testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WKBT

    In 2013, an advanced blood test known as a PSA was no longer recommended by the United States Preventive Task Force. "So we would like to just raise some consciousness and put out a word on caution saying that we still feel that this test is good and is the best thing we have to detect prostate cancer early," Urologist Dr. Thomas A. Londergan said.

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  16. Doctors in Hampshire are among first doing pioneering prostate operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Echo

    SURGEONS at a Hampshire hospital are among the first in the south outside London to offer a pioneering prostate operation. Specialists at the Nuffield Health Wessex Hospital in Chandler's Ford performing non-invasive procedure which dramatically speeds up healing time preventing further health complications.

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  17. Surgeon Mark Harris performing UroLift surgery at Nuffield Health Wessex Hospital in Chandlers FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Echo

    SURGEONS at a Hampshire hospital are among the first in the south outside London to offer a pioneering prostate operation. Specialists at the Nuffield Health Wessex Hospital in Chandler's Ford performing non-invasive procedure which dramatically speeds up healing time preventing further health complications.

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  18. Not a death sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Jerusalem Post

    ... who died at the age of 73 after struggling with the malignancy for several years. THE THIRD Friends of Israel Urology Symposium held earlier this month at the Tel Aviv Hilton was attended by some 450 urologists, oncologists, uro-oncologists, ...

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  19. Hernia surgery gets the 360-degree interactive treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Gizmag

    ... cancer, gynecology, hand, head & neck, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pain management, plastics, podiatry, spine, and urology. Anyone interested in viewing the live surgery scheduled for 11 am PDT, Thursday, July 28 can register on a dedicated site ...

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  20. Moffitt Urologists and Anesthesiologists Implement New Protocol to...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | PressReleasePoint

    In July 2015, Moffitt anesthesiologists and urologists formalized an Enhanced Recovery after Surgery protocol for patients whose entire bladder is removed. By working together they developed an ERAS program incorporating evidence-based best practices of urology and anesthesia and newer techniques and maneuvers in order to create a multidisciplinary approach to perioperative care.

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